By Editor & Publisher Jeff Brown.
The University of Michigan Thursday Morning Lecture Series is holding an interesting event called Entertainment in Ann Arbor As it Was, As It Is, and As It Might Be. The lecture is organized Osher Lifelong Learning Institute. The lecture will be held at Washtenaw Community College, Townsley Auditorium, Morris Lawrence Building from 10am - 11:30am on Thursday, July 27. The cost is $10.00.
History and theater expert Russ Collins will discuss the history and provide tidbits of information about Ann Arbor's many theaters including Michigan, State, Hill Mendelsohn and Rackham. Collins will also share thoughts about the development of Ann Arbor and what it may be like in the future going to concerts, shows and movies in the area.
Russ Collins is Executive Director of the Michigan Theater Foundation which operates the Michigan Theater, the State Theater, and Cinetopia, which is Detroit's International film Festival.